Hampton Court

Cardinal Wolsey built the estate then gave it to Henry VIII, to retain royal favor.

Front gate Lion guarding entrance
Another gate The front of Hampton Court
The back of Hampton Court Grill doors at rear of Hampton Court

The carvings at Hampton Court

Though not as ornate as some places it still had some lovely stonework.

Coat of Arms Another Coat of Arms
Over the entrance The mesh covering the carving is to discourage birds from perching.
A young girl over a window, don't know who
Ornate exterior carvings Ornate exterior carvings

Statues

Of the many, here are some we photographed.

Animals displaying Coats of Arms A group of gargoyles

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